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        Contains Disturbing imagery of shirtwaist seamstresses., Some disturbing imagery of shirtwaist seamstresses.

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        Triangle Fire: Bodies Falling from the Sky

        Witness accounts of the 1911 fire at the Triangle shirtwaist factory reflect on the suffering of factory employees in the fire, and also in the prior year, when the Triangle workers had gone on strike for safer workplace conditions. Excerpted from, American Experience: “Triangle Fire.”

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